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Table 2 Numbers, percentages, and means (per village) of bed nets used for drying fish and fishing (n = 7) and their sources.

From: Unforeseen misuses of bed nets in fishing villages along Lake Victoria

  Number % Mean (SE)
Bed nets used for drying fish    
   LLIN 239 84.5 34.1 (8.2)
   NLLIN 44 15.5 6.3 (1.8)
   Total 283 100.0 -
Bed nets used for fishing    
   LLIN 68 94.4 9.7 (2.4)
   NLLIN 4 5.6 0.6 (0.3)
   Total 72 100.0 -
Source of bed nets    
   NGOs or health facilities 239 84.5 34.1 (7.8)
   Stores 44 15.5 6.3 (2.2)
   Total 283 100.0 -
Year when bed nets were acquired    
   2008 2 0.7 -
   2007 190 67.1 -
   2006 74 26.1 -
   2003, 2004 and 2005 17 6.0 -
   Total 283 100.0 -